writer’s life

April 7, 2019

Human

       Ever been curious about the word ‘Human’ and its origins? Afterall, it encompasses us all in its definition. I found during my research that some […]
April 13, 2019

Sure Enough

April 21, 2019

Undone

Beautifully broken is the heart.
April 21, 2019

Character Types & Which Ones Deserve A Place In Your Story.

Once you’re aware of character type, you’ll find yourself noticing it more and more in what you read and watch. You can then use this awareness to study that character and see what elements you can use in your own writing.
April 22, 2019

Getting Feedback

  Who do you go to when you need feedback on the story you are currently working on?     My Answer: ( Answer the prompt […]
April 22, 2019
Stop Writing These Stories

Clichés To Avoid In Your Writing–At ALL Cost.

We, as writers, are trained to kill clichéd phrases in sentences. But that's not the only place they can hide—they can infect the spaces between the words, too.
April 23, 2019

How To Write Mentally Ill Characters

The megalomaniacal CEO. The sociopathic killer. The suicidal teen. The anxious woman self-medicating with booze and pills while caring for her demented mother. As writers, we invite these characters into our stories because they are true-to-life and because their psychological problems invite curiosity and compassion.
April 23, 2019
Start or Finish?

Writing an Unforgettable Memoir.

Have you ever thought about writing a memoir? If so, do you know the process of going about it? Below is an article from NYbookEditors that […]
April 23, 2019

The Stages All Writers Go Through–Which Stage Are You In?

I’ve heard many people describe their progression as a writer, and I’ve been surprised not by how different these stories are, but how similar. That doesn’t mean everyone goes through these specific steps or does it in exactly this order, just that these growth experiences are shared by a lot of people.